The council members of the German-Japanese Energy Transition Council (GJETC) will meet in Berlin on 14 and 15 February 2018 after two years of intensive work and the successful completion of a comprehensive study programme. The event features discussions and consultations of the German and Japanese council members about their joint recommendations for a successful energy transition addressed to politics and the economy in Japan and Germany. Furthermore, they will advise about topics and contents for the future work of the GJETC. The publishing of the final GJETC report is planned for April 2018. Among those taking part are Prof. Dr. Peter Hennicke, Senior Advisor at the Wuppertal Institute and co-chair of the GJETC, and Dr. Stefan Thomas, Director of the Division Energy, Transport and Climate Policy and council member of the GJETC.
The meeting takes place in the Japanese-German Center in Berlin, Saargemünder Straße 2. Further information about the GJETC can be found under the following link.